What's Up

12/28/2013

Special Events

Special Events

TODAY, DEC. 28

Musical program: Garden City Fiddlers, Pickers and Singers performance at 5 p.m. at the Senior Center of Finney County, 907 N. 10th St., with a carry-in supper served from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., followed by music until 9 p.m. (bring a favorite covered dish for the meal and sign in to take a turn in the rotation of musicians and singers). Admission is free to the public.

TUESDAY, DEC. 31

New Year's Eve Party: Featuring live music, group activities such as limbo and a gingerbread house build-off, crafts, foosball, ping pong, air hockey, pool and more, 8 p.m. Tuesday to 12:15 a.m. Wednesday in the gym at Garden Valley Church, 1701 N. Third St. No admission; bring a snack to share. For more information, call Hannah at 271-1330.

SATURDAY, JAN. 4

Volunteer coffee and open house: Lee Richardson Zoo's annual event, 2 p.m. at the Finnup Center for Conservation Education, 312 E. Finnup Drive. Individuals interested in learning more about volunteering at the zoo are encouraged to attend. For more information, call Tarra Tyson at 276-1250 or email tarra.tyson@gardencityks.us.

Organizations

THURSDAY, JAN. 2

Sons of Thunder: Featuring a free meal, fellowship, worship and a "White Flag Ceremony" with Ken Harder of Meade, 7 p.m. at the Grant County Civic Center, 1000 W. Patterson Ave., Ulysses. For more information, call Monty at (620) 353-9507 or Cary at (620) 353-9601 or visit www.sonsofthunderswks.com.

Health Department and WIC

Hours at the Finney County Health Department, 919 Zerr Road, are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Friday hours are 8 a.m. to noon.

For more information, call the health department at 272-3600 or WIC (Women, Infant and Children) at 272-3615.

Senior Center

The following events are scheduled at the Senior Center of Finney County, 907 N. 10th St., unless otherwise noted. Anyone 55 years of age or older is welcome to participate.

Open pool: 1 to 4 p.m. today.

Fiddlers, Pickers and Singers: 5 p.m. today.

Dominoes and open pool: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed Tuesday and Wednesday).

Lunch: Served at noon Monday through Friday (closed Wednesday).

Double pinochle: 12:30 p.m. Monday.

Duplicate bridge: 7 p.m. Monday.

Walking: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Gentle exercises: 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Senior center/transit: Closing at 1 p.m. (will reopen on Thursday).

TOPS: 9 a.m. Thursday.

Art class: 10 a.m. Thursday.

Gentle exercise: 11 a.m. Thursday.

Ambassador Singers practice: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Skip-Bo: 1 p.m. Thursday.

Yoga: 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Line dancing: 8:30 a.m. Friday.

Bridge: 12:45 p.m. Friday.

Senior Citizen Association covered dish dinner: 6 p.m. Friday.

Meals on Wheels is available by calling 272-3620; Mini-bus, 272-3626; Senior Center, 272-3620.

What's Up is published each Saturday. Submit calendar items for upcoming events by 5 p.m. Wednesday by calling 276-6862 Extension 242 or (800) 475-8600.

comments powered by Disqus
I commented on a story, but my comments aren't showing up. Why?
We provide a community forum for readers to exchange ideas and opinions on the news of the day.
Passionate views, pointed criticism and critical thinking are welcome. We expect civil dialogue.
Name-calling, crude language and personal abuse are not welcome.
Moderators will monitor comments with an eye toward maintaining a high level of civility in this forum.

If you don't see your comment, perhaps you ...
... called someone an idiot, a racist, a moron, etc. Name-calling or profanity (to include veiled profanity) will not be tolerated.
... rambled, failed to stay on topic or exhibited troll-like behavior intended to hijack the discussion at hand.
... included an e-mail address or phone number, pretended to be someone you aren't or offered a comment that makes no sense.
... accused someone of a crime or assigned guilt or punishment to someone suspected of a crime.
... made a comment in really poor taste.

MULTIMEDIA